Lawsuit Filed In OC Inmate's DeathThe Orange County Sheriff’s Department which runs the jails says five employees were put on paid leave after Danny Pham died.
Inmate's Death At Corcoran Believed To Be Possible HomicideOfficials have named the dead man’s cellmate, 36, as a suspect.
Inland Empire Inmate Dies Just Weeks After Giving BirthThe family of an Inland Empire inmate who died weeks after giving birth claims she might still be alive if she had received the medical attention she requested.
Foul Play Suspected In 2 Victorville Inmate DeathsOfficials say foul play is suspected in the deaths of two inmates at a federal prison in Southern California, which is on lockdown as an investigation proceeds.
Parents Sue LA County After Inmate With Mental Illness Dies At Twin Towers JailThe parents of a 19-year-old man who died while being held at an L.A. County jail have filed a wrongful death suit claiming their son, who suffered a mental illness, was beaten by deputies and then received minimal medical care thereafter.
Inmate Dies At Men's Central Jail The death of an inmate at the Men’s Central Jail in downtown was under investigation Monday, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.
OC D.A. To Probe Inmate Death In Hospital Ward The Orange County sheriff's department says the district attorney's office will investigate the death of a 49-year-old man in custody.
Inmate Beaten To Death At Twin Towers In Downtown LAAn inmate at Twin Towers Correctional Facility was beaten to death Tuesday by two other inmates, according to authorities.
Baca Pledges To Improve State Of Jail SystemLos Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca has issued a written pledge to address problems at the county's jails, where reports of deputy misconduct have led to complaints from civil rights groups and an FBI investigation.
Inmate Dies A Day After Booking In OC JailAn inmate was found dead in her Orange County jail cell less than a day after her arrest on suspicion of drug possession.